Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
October 7, 2011 12:12 pm EDT


WENDOVER, Nev. — David N. “Dave” Wells, 65, of Wendover, Nev., passed away Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at Utah University Hospital.

Dave was born in Mount Vernon on April 25, 1946. He worked the last 21 years at Wendover Nugget doing maintenance. He enjoyed golf and coming home on vacation to fish.

He is survived by his mother, Dorothy Giffin of Mount Vernon; sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Bill Green of Howard; sister, Terry Wells of Ocala, Fla.; three daughters, Connie Hawkins of Ocala, Fla., Billie Jo Imler of Ocala, Fla., and April Bugg of Tampa, Fla.; and one son, David Wells Jr. of Ocala, Fla. He had 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and very close friends, Crecensio Badillo and Maria Hernandez of Wendover, Nev.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Wells; and stepfather, Mansel Giffin.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Submitted by Linda Green.

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